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Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière, des reptiles : ouvrage faisant suite à l'Histoire naturelle générale et particulière, composée par Leclerc de Buffon, et rédigée par C.S. Sonnini

Published 1802

Wood engraved printer's device on t.p

Subtitle varies: t. 5-8, Ouvrage faisant suite aux oeuvres de Leclerc de Buffon, et partie du Cours complet d'histoire naturelle rédigé par C.S. Sonnini

Tomes 1-4 published in An X [1802]; t. 5-8, in An XI [1803]. Tomes 1-2 reissued in 1805 with new titles-pages: vols. dated An XIII [1805]; title: Histoire naturelle générale et particulière des reptiles: ouvrage faisant suite aux oeuvres de Leclerc de Buffon, et partie du Cours complet d'histoire naturelle rédigé par C.S. Sonnini

Ill. consists of plates, no. I-C; work also includes 2 folded tables, designed by Adel Daudin and de Sève, with various engravers

Includes bibliographical references

t. 1. Introduction a L'Histoire naturelle des reptiles -- t. 2. Ordre premier : Reptiles Chéloniens -- t. 3. Suite des sauriens : troisième genre Tupinambies -- t. 4. Suite des sauriens : dixième genre Stellion -- t. 5. Ordre troisième : Les Ophidiens -- t. 6. Onzième genre : Vipere -- t. 7. Suite des couleuvres : La Couleuvre Aurore -- v. t. Ordre quatrieme et dernier : Les Batraciens

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SCNHRB has two copies, copy 2 is an incomplete set

SCNHRB c. 1 stamped on verso of t.p.'s of t. 1&2: Bibliotheca Regia Monacensis

SCNHRB c. 1 bound in blue library buckram, title in gilt on spine

SCNHRB c. 2 has bookplate: Library of Congress, Smithsonian Deposit

SCNHRB c. 2 stamped on verso of t.p.'s: Bibliotheca Regia Monacensis [and] Duplum Bibliotheca R. Monac

SCNHRB c. 2 stamped in red on t.p.'s: Smithsonian Institution

SCNHRB c. 2 half bound in calf and sprinkled paper boards, title in gilt within red leather spine label

Volume c. 1, t. 5 (1802)
Publisher A Paris : De l'Imprimerie de F. Dufart
Pages 414
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language French
Call number 39088015067754
Digitizing sponsor Biodiversity Heritage Library
Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
Collection biodiversity
Notes No TOC. Leaf 9: text lost in gutter.

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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by United States. National Marine Fisheries Service; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Schwendener, S. (Simon), 1829-1919; Laue, C., lithographer; Beijerinck, M. W. (Martinus Willem), 1851-1931, former owner. DSI; Stevenson, John A. (John Albert), 1890-1979, former owner. DSI
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by Scottish Raptor Study Groups; Scottish Ornithologists' Club; Scottish Natural Heritage (Agency : Great Britain)